The Children and Medicines Project (Child Med)

This is a five year collaborative project (2010-2015) project under Child Health and Development Centre/Makerere University; Department of Anthropology, University of Copenhagen, Denmark.   Overall objective of the project is to improve the quality of medicine use and management for Children in Uganda through research and training.

A baseline study for information on medicine use for children in Uganda both at national and district level has been conducted purposely to provide foundation for more specific studies that will be conducted in the Child Medicine project at the CHDC.  Through training, the project has recruited four PhD students now doing data collection and also in the process of recruiting masters students.  Details of the PhD research studies can be found in the RESEARCH section.